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A Psychologist Finally Explains Why You Hate Teamwork So Much

It’s partly your personality, and partly the role that you’re trying to shoehorn it into.<p>There’s no way around it: Every significant human accomplishment is the result of coordinated group behavior–people working together to achieve a common goal. Of course, that reality doesn’t change the fact …

Paleo recipe: egg with Rainbow Chard and cinnamon

This is a great low-carb way to serve eggs, and the cinnamon adds a subtle sweetness<p>Simple but good. Cooking chard with a little cinnamon adds sweetness to balance the green leaves. Use whatever egg you like – a duck egg would be lovely.<p>SERVES<p>1<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g rainbow chard<br>• 1-2 tsp coconut oil<br>• fat …

The Greatest Science Books of 2016

From the sound of spacetime to time travel to the microbiome, by way of polar bears, dogs, and trees.<p>I have long believed that E.B. White’s abiding wisdom on children’s books — <i>“Anyone who writes down to children is simply wasting his time. You have to write up, not down.”</i> — is equally true of …

Books

How to close all tabs in Safari, Chrome and Google on your iPhone

Find out where the close-all-tabs button is hiding in these iOS apps.<p>With the holiday shopping season upon us, it's time to start covering your tracks online lest you spoil a holiday surprise. If you are like me, then you shop or at least research potential gift ideas on your phone. And if you have …

Google

How to be a good listener: the experts' guide

A close friend was going through a terrible time this summer. As she cried to me on the phone in her lunch break or over coffee at the weekend, I tried to be the best friend I could. I told her to focus on the friends and partner who love her, suggested therapy and exercise to alleviate her stress, …

Self-help

Apple's Secret Plan to Boost iPhone Sales Is Working

Analysts were quick to see the benefits for Apple in the company’s new iPhone Upgrade Program, the one announcement that took everybody by surprise …